Flexible Pricing

Citus is available as an open source extension to PostgreSQL and in the cloud on Microsoft Azure, where Hyperscale (Citus) is an option in the Azure Database for PostgreSQL managed service. The choice is yours.

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Ways to Get Citus

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Citus Open Source




The Citus extension to Postgres is 100% open source. With Citus 11, you have new cluster activity views and you can now query your database cluster from any Citus node.

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Citus on Azure

Hyperscale (Citus) on Azure Database for PostgreSQL

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With the Hyperscale (Citus) option in the Azure Database for PostgreSQL managed service, you pay only for what you use—or you can choose reserved capacity pricing.

*East US pricing. Hyperscale (Citus) and Azure Database for PostgreSQL pricing varies by region.

Need Help Deciding How Much Citus You Need?

Most conversations about how to provision your database include the all too common phrase: “it depends.” We aim to move beyond “it depends” and help you figure out what Citus configuration is optimal for your application and your business. The good news is Citus is flexible and enables you to scale out compute, memory, and storage. And we’re happy to help if you have questions about what size Hyperscale (Citus) cluster is best for your app.